2016


April 30 Paws on the Path
The Antietam Lake Park will hold a Paws on the Path hike on Saturday, April 30, at
Angora Fruit Farm, 502 Angora Road, Lower Alsace Township. Leashed dogs welcome. Begins at 10 a.m.The hike will be about 1 hour and cover some of the easier and scenic trails at Antietam Lake Park  Dogs must be good around other dogs and be on a leash.  Please bring water and a bowl for your dog. As a fee, a donation from the following list is requested to benefit  the Animal Rescue League of Berks County:  dog or cat food, washcloths, towels, blankets or cat litter.

April 30: Bark for Life Canine Walk
Saturday, April 30, noon to 4 p.m., Ridgewood Winery, 2039 Philadelphia Ave., (Route 724) Birdsboro (Cumru Township). www.RelayForLife.org/BarkWesternBerksPA.Photography

May 10 Animal Rescue League New Volunteer Orientation
The Animal Rescue League of Berks County, 58 Kennel Road, Birdsboro, PA 19508 (Cumru Township), will hold a new volunteer orientation on Tuesday, May 10, beginning at  6 p.m.. You must register in advance. You can register online. Volunteers are needed for dog walking, cat cuddling, book buddies, tour guides, education outreach, events, welcoming committee, kennel helpers and administrative duties. All volunteers must attend an orientation prior to volunteering.


May 14 Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens at its Golden Gateway facility, 60 Vera Cruz road, Reinholds, PA 17569 on Saturday, May 14,  from 10 a.m. to noon. Come out to meet the dogs that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer all questions, and food is  available for purchase. There is no admission charge and DVGRR requests no photographs be taken. For more information, contact Inza Adams, events manager, at events@dvgrr.org or 717-484-4799.

May 15: Rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic
Adorable Pets will hold a rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic Sunday, May 15, in the meeting room at Leesport Farmer's Market, 312 Gernants Church Rd, Leesport, PA 19533 (Ontelaunee Township), from noon to 3 p.m. Dog or cat rabies vaccine (three-year) just $27, one-year rabies shot $18, parvo distemper (DHLPP) $22, bordetella (to protect against kennel cough) $21, heartworm check $29 and more. Plus, pay $6 each for nail clippings, ear cleanings or teeth brushing. Call 484-769-8926 with any questions.


June 11 Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens at its Golden Gateway facility, 60 Vera Cruz road, Reinholds, PA 17569 on Saturday, June 11,  from 10 a.m. to noon. Come out to meet the dogs that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer all questions, and food is  available for purchase. There is no admission charge and DVGRR requests no photographs be taken. For more information, contact Inza Adams, events manager, at events@dvgrr.org or 717-484-4799.


July 10: Rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic
Adorable Pets will hold a rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic Sunday, July 10, in the meeting room at Leesport Farmer's Market, 312 Gernants Church Rd, Leesport, PA 19533 (Ontelaunee Township), from noon to 3 p.m. Dog or cat rabies vaccine (three-year) just $27, one-year rabies shot $18, parvo distemper (DHLPP) $22, bordetella (to protect against kennel cough) $21, heartworm check $29 and more. Plus, pay $6 each for nail clippings, ear cleanings or teeth brushing. Call 484-769-8926 with any questions.


August 13: Rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic
Adorable Pets will hold a rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic Sunday, August 13, in the meeting room at Leesport Farmer's Market, 312 Gernants Church Rd, Leesport, PA 19533 (Ontelaunee Township), from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dog or cat rabies vaccine (three-year) just $27, one-year rabies shot $18, parvo distemper (DHLPP) $22, bordetella (to protect against kennel cough) $21, heartworm check $29 and more. Plus, pay $6 each for nail clippings, ear cleanings or teeth brushing. Call 484-769-8926 with any questions.

Submit an item for the BerksPets calendar by sending the date, cost, who/what the event benefits, a few details and who to contact for further information to ssmith@readingeagle.com. Be sure to put BerksPets in the subject line.